As a teacher, you know the importance of continued learning if you want to further your education career or move into a specialised field.
This degree gives you the flexibility of online and on-campus learning. Explores the relationship between the personal, social, environmental and spiritual.
Note: This degree can be completed in 2 years by students who have advanced standing.
Postgraduate Information Evenings
Postgraduate Information Evenings are held throughout the year, and give you the opportunity to meet academic and professional staff, and to ask questions about courses, admission, fees and more.
These evenings will help you gain a better understanding of course content, flexible learning options, what you can expect from the program and possible career paths.
The next round of Postgraduate Information Sessions are coming up in October.
Teach. Manage. Lead.
A Master of Education (Social Ecology) gives you the professional and personal skills you need to take your career even further.
Discover the relationship between the personal, social, environmental and spiritual. Find out how and why everything you do affects others – in your profession and your community. Develop your skills in critical thinking, creativity and communication.
Key themes include transformative learning and leadership, applied imagination and creativity, environmental education, social action and advocacy, community development, ecological learning systems, indigenous ways of knowing, eco-psychology, the list goes on.
Flexible study options
This degree gives you the flexibility of online and on-campus learning. A four-day intensive teaching session is held in January and July each year, with an additional mid-semester one-day workshop. You can then complete further study online at a time that suits you.
Top 10 for Education in Australia
Western is ranked in the top 10 Education faculties in Australia, third in NSW, and Top 75 in the world (Academic Ranking of World Universities 2018).
Fees and delivery
Fees: Varies depending on units selected. View available units in our handbook. We have developed a student contribution fee calculator to help you work out what your contribution amount is per unit.
Delivery: On campus
This course is only available to domestic students.
Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.
Start your unlimited journey today.
Emerge with skills you need to take your career to the next level in the environmental, organisational and educational sectors.
This includes environmental education, outdoor education, facilitation and adult education, human services, and professional training and development.
Non Government Organisation
Specialising in environments you can work for an NGO. This expertise is vital in NGOs to establish and maintain healthy workplace ethics and attitudes. Work may include advocacy, consultancy and administration within the organisation.
You will assist politicians, community members and government staff to appreciate and implement environmental strategies. You may work as a consultant for workplace relationships, conduct workshops and advise on strategies.
Roles may include working as an educator or researcher within a particular organisation.
Apply now and start your unlimited journey.
Further study options
The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the course (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their course based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their course past the normal finish date of the course will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its courses between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of courses for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.